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MSc Financial Technology (Economics)

University of Essex Department of Economics

Full time & Part time October MSc 1 year

About the course

This course is subject to final approval by the University of Essex.

The MSc Financial Technology suite has three unique variants for you to explore so you can tailor your Master’s in Financial Technology to suit your interests and goals. In addition to the MSc Financial Technology (Economics) variant, there is also the option of MSc Financial Technology (Finance) and MSc Financial Technology (Computer Science), giving you the chance to specialise in your preferred area of study.

From mobile banking to cryptocurrencies, from roboadvisors to copy trading, the financial services sector is transforming rapidly. Are you looking for a career in this emerging industry of Financial Technology? Here at Essex we provide an interdisciplinary programme covering a range of crucial skills

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Entry Requirements

UK entry requirements
A minimum of a 2.2 (or equivalent) degree in Economics or a related discipline such as Maths, Statistics, Engineering, Finance, Computer Science, Physics or any other degree with a strong maths component. The degree should contain some economics components including Macroeconomics, Microeconomics or Econometrics.

International & EU entry requirements
We accept a wide range of qualifications from applicants studying in the EU and other countries. Get in touch with any questions you may have about the qualifications we accept. Remember to tell us about the qualifications you have already completed or are currently taking.


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